Inslee concurs with federal determination regarding Spokane Tribe proposal for new gaming facility

Gov. Jay Inslee today announced his concurrence with the U.S. Department of Interior’s determination granting the Spokane Tribe of Indians the authority to build and operate a gaming facility —known as the STEP project — in Airway Heights, Washington.


Inslee requests Kennewick Man be returned to Native Tribes and offers state assistance

The governor today sent a letter to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers requesting that the remains of the man known as “Kennewick Man” be returned to Native American tribes.


Statement from Gov. Jay Inslee on the passing of Chinook Tribal Chairman Ray Gardner

“Trudi and I extend our deepest sympathies to the Chinook Nation and all Ray’s friends and family.


Yakama Nation Retrocession

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